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Legislative Branch

Get rid of Congresses Personal Jets and Other things

Right now the biggest thing that comes to my mind is Nancy Pelosi and the multi million dollar jet she had the government pay to get her so she could fly nonstop from her home state to DC, with her, her crew, and 200 reporters. Seriously, why is the government paying to transport reporters? Everytime her aircraft flys in any direction it costs the taxpayers 60,000 dollars. Why not do away with all the private aircraft,... more »

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Department of Homeland Security

Stop Bogus Job Interviews

The Federal requirement that most (maybe all?) job openings be competitively offered needs modification. I recently interviewed for 2 openings in departments who currently had employees that did the work required of these openings. Not so strangely, they got the jobs! I would have chalked it up to a chance to perfect my interviewing skills....however, I had to take leave to attend the interviews!
I suggest that a waiver... more »

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Legislative Branch

Allow Social Security Recipients to Opt Out

I know of many older individuals that collect social security, but don't really need the money and would actually opt out if givin the option. It's hard to say what the end result would be, but I can't see any harm in sending out an annaul letter allowing social security recipients to opt out if they choose to do so... Of course, care would need to be taken as not to sound demanding or demeaning and measures would be... more »

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